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Septic business is hopping in a winter with freeze-thaw cycles, little snow cover for lines
The changing nature and decline of local butcher shops
Fledgling scientists strut their stuff
Cody’s Corner: One great dog; hundreds that need help
DNR postpones AIS training and trailer decal program
Fischer wins all-around title in dual with LP-GE
Panthers drop third section game in a row
Baumgartner wins title, Dravis surpasses 100 career victories
Nevis girls top Mustangs
Verndale defeats Braves
DELORES JEAN MAKELA
CHARLES "CHUCK R. BURNS
DELMAR E. MARQUARDT
CLARENCE A. NELSON
GERALD "JERRY" W. JOHNSON
Basic Business Cents: New tricks to market your business online: It pays off!
First Responders on path to success after rough times
Legion Christmas dinner raises $3,000 for Salvation Army
Toys For Boys is an institution for memorabilia collectors
Guest speaker shares strategies for arts center
Nevis graduate returns to hometown on album tour
Park Rapids’ One-Act Play advances to sections
Snowmobile race returns this weekend
State AIS battle seeing progress
Monarch butterfly count rises slightly as conservationists warn of extinction
Rescued loon dies of lung ailment
Letter: Opposition to Sandpiper pipeline
Letter: Pipeline spill could have repercussions
Editorial: How to prevent a fire tragedy
Letters: Enbridge responds to pipe yard letter
Editorial: It’s tax season: Here’s a few tips to assist
Cody’s Corner: Briards are great dogs
December 17, 2014
Brainerd man arrested for DWI after driving vehicle into Mille Lacs Lake
A 54-year-old Brainerd man was arrested at 12:01 p.m. Sunday for driving while intoxicated (DWI) on the ice on Mille Lacs Lake near Terry's Boat Harbor, reported the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office. It was reported that the man was driving on Mille Lacs Lake on the ice...
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December 17, 2014 - 11:43am
December 3, 2014
Gardner man charged with at least 4th DUI after hitting stopped car, and backing over pedestrian into parked car
FARGO – A 20-year-old Gardner, N.D., man is accused of what prosecutors say is at least his fourth drunken-driving arrest after they say he rear-ended a stopped car here while drunk, then backed over a pedestrian and into a parked car. According to documents filed Friday...
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December 3, 2014 - 8:24am
November 20, 2014
Battle Lake teen taking driver’s license test rear-ended by alleged drunken driver
FERGUS FALLS — An allegedly drunken-driver interrupted a 17-year-old Battle Lake girl’s driver’s license test when she rear-ended the student near the Fergus Falls National Guard Armory Tuesday afternoon. Brittney Grothe, 26, allegedly rear ended the student’s vehicle at...
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November 20, 2014 - 8:34am
January 15, 2013
On a mission for the boys: Parents lobby legislature for tougher DUI laws
The parents of two young Texas boys killed when a pickup truck ran over their tent in a Lake Metigoshe campground last summer have returned to North Dakota to urge a toughening of state DUI laws. Despite the tragedy, Juan Ruiz said that he and his wife, Sandy Hernandez, plan to stay...
January 15, 2013 - 7:02am
September 12, 2012
Carlton County attorney pleads guilty to DWI
Carlton County Attorney Thom Pertler pleaded guilty Tuesday to third-degree driving while impaired -- which was a refusal to submit to a chemical test -- the most serious of seven crimes he was charged with when stopped by the State Patrol on London Road in July for driving erratically. "It's...
September 12, 2012 - 7:42am
June 25, 2012
Suspected drunk driver hits tree in Menahga
Three charges are pending against a Menahga man who allegedly hit a tree while intoxicated. On June 14 around midnight, an officer received a call from dispatch about a collision of a vehicle with a tree in Menahga, court records said. The caller said she heard the loud crash of...
June 25, 2012 - 7:48am
June 20, 2012
Menahga man convicted in DWI related rollover
A Menahga man was convicted of three gross misdemeanors after a one vehicle rollover on May 31. Court records state that at approximately 1:55 p.m., Wadena county sheriffs responded to a rollover near the intersection of County Road 23 and Stocking Lake Road. A pickup was sitting...
June 20, 2012 - 7:48am
April 18, 2012
Clearwater man in critical condition after motorcycle accident
A Clearwater, Minn., man is in critical condition after a motorcycle accident late Saturday night in Wright County. According to the State Patrol, Brian A. Larson, 52, was on a 2006 Harley Davidson heading south on Minn. Highway 24 at 11:15 p.m. when he lost control going around...
April 18, 2012 - 7:32am
April 12, 2012
DL woman may lose leg to car crash, family looks for help
A week and a half ago, Wendy Sorenson made what her sister can only describe as a poor, uncharacteristic decision. On Saturday, March 31, Sorenson,...
April 12, 2012 - 7:48am